Luxury Bed & Breakfasts in Pennsylvania
Happy Travelers don’t opt for typical hotels or motels – they pursue their happiness in style by recharging at a quaint bed & breakfast. Take the idea of a weekend getaway to a whole new level with a romantic escape to one of the many charming stays across Pennsylvania. These delightful inns are loaded with fantastic views, rich history, small town charm and friendly innkeepers to cater to your every whim. Drop your bags and leave your worries behind; it’s time to cozy up in sweet serenity.
The Lodge at Glendorn - PA Wilds
The Lodge at Glendorn’s rustic charm and cozy atmosphere have earned it a number of national accolades. In 2017, Glendorn was ranked in the top 10 hotesl in the Northeast, and was number one in Pennsylvania by Travel + Leisure. In 2016, it was also recognized in Condé Nast Traveler’s 2016 Readers’ Choice Awards, in the Mid-Atlantic category of the World’s Best Hotels, Resorts, Cities, Islands, Airlines and Cruise Lines, and it received the title of Fly-Fishing Lodge of the Year by Orvis. Built in 1929, 12 enchanting guest cabins are secluded in the PA Wilds’ woodlands, perfect for a couple’s retreat from the city. Whether you’re looking for a cozy weekend of relaxation by a stone fireplace or an active weekend filled with hiking and skiing, Glendorn has everything you need.
Inn on the Mexican War Streets - Pittsburgh and its Countryside
The Inn on the Mexican War Streets, once the home of financier and department store baron Russell H. Boggs, is now a fully restored bed & breakfast with guest rooms that are charmingly unique. Located on Pittsburgh’s North Side, the Mexican War Streets area is designated both federally and by the City of Pittsburgh as a historic Victorian-era district. Experience the best of this distinctive neighborhood with the world-class attractions of downtown Pittsburgh only moments away.
Sayre Mansion - Lehigh Valley
Located in the heart of Bethlehem’s Fountain Hill Historic District, Sayre Mansion is the Lehigh Valley’s premier urban inn. This beautifully restored 1850s mansion was originally the home of town icon and entrepreneur Robert Sayre. Today, the mansion offers historical elegance and luxurious comfort in each of its 19 guest rooms and three restored Carriage House suites.
The Mansion Inn - Philadelphia and the Countryside
Located in the heart of historic New Hope, this Second Empire French Victorian Inn was built in 1865 as the home of New Hope businessman Charles Crook. The Inn offers seven guest rooms, each with private baths and luxurious king- or queen-size beds, and features a full breakfast served in the beautiful dining room each morning. Featured in Country Inns Magazine as one of the "Top 12 Picks" in the country, this mansion welcomes visitors any time of year.
The Beaumont Inn - Upstate PA
The Beaumont Inn and Restaurant is nestled on 50 acres in front of a beautiful mountain setting. Guests will enjoy flagstone patios, outdoor dining, botanical gardens and 10 unique, individually appointed rooms. All 10 rooms have been completely remodeled and each has its own distinct design. The botanical garden surrounding The Beaumont Inn is a collection of over 200 varieties of plants, and guests can enjoy dinner and drinks on the new flagstone patio or reconstructed terrace overlooking Leonard Creek. The on-site restaurant serves lunch and dinner and is open Wednesday through Sunday.
Inn and Spa at Intercourse Village - Dutch Country Roads
Wake up each morning to a five-course, candle-lit breakfast in this AAA Four-Diamond rated, 1909 Victorian home. Nestled in the heart of historic Lancaster County, the inn features lavish suites with queen-size poster beds, fireplaces and jacuzzi baths. Guests will enjoy the more than 50 shops, restaurants and entertainment options located within walking distance of the inn.
The Reynolds Mansion - The Alleghenies
Completed in 1885 by Major William Frederick Reynolds and designed by renowned architect C.S. Wetzel, The Reynolds Mansion is now a luxury bed & breakfast in the heart of Bellefonte’s National Register Historic District. Located near Penn State University, this three-story, historic mansion boasts eight spacious guest rooms, luxurious accommodations, European ambiance and Victorian charm.
Spencer House Bed & Breakfast - Pennsylvania’s Great Lakes
One of Erie’s notable historic Victorian mansions on Millionaire Row, the beautiful Spencer House Bed & Breakfast was built in 1876. Today, the inn features large suites with jacuzzi and claw foot tubs, canopy beds, cozy fireplaces, a grand piano and a full library. Take in the picturesque views of Erie’s coast while enjoying a hot breakfast each morning, then stroll down the beautiful beaches of Presque Isle for museums, theater, restaurants, wineries and more.
Inn at Watson's Choice - Laurel Highlands
Located in the beautiful Laurel Highlands region, guests are invited to escape the stresses of modern life and let the Inn at Watson’s Choice transport them to a relaxed time of days gone by. Known as a beautiful wedding venue, the Inn at Watson's Choice was awarded the Couple's Choice award by Wedding Wire in 2017. The typical overnight guest can begin the day with a delicious country breakfast in the rustic dining room and spend the day exploring the area’s rich history – or take a short drive to the famed architect Frank Lloyd Wright’s Fallingwater and Kentuck Knob. As the day comes to a close, enjoy a peaceful night’s sleep in one of the luxurious, individually themed guest rooms and let the restful atmosphere and charm of the 1820s land-grant farm whisk worries away.
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